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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAR 17 1248.0 1248.3 1247.6 1248.3 +1.3 1248.2 3 27
APR 17 1245.0 1251.9 1240.7 1243.3 +1.3 1248.5 207,799 159,356
MAY 17 1247.6 1252.5 1242.5 1246.2 +1.5 1250.1 854 1,312
JUN 17 1248.2 1255.0 1243.7 1246.4 +1.6 1251.7 51,108 199,172
AUG 17 1250.5 1257.3 1247.1 1251.4A +1.6 1255.0 2,098 38,429
OCT 17 1253.7 1261.3B 1250.4 1254.7 +1.7 1258.2 1,075 5,577
DEC 17 1257.0 1263.9 1254.2 1256.4 +1.8 1261.5 1,645 33,304
FEB 18 1259.8 1266.4 1257.1 1261.3 +1.9 1264.8 240 6,776
APR 18 1263.8 1263.8 1263.8 1263.8 +1.9 1268.3 12 594
JUN 18 - - - - +1.9 1271.9 4 4,697
AUG 18 - - - - +1.9 1275.6 0 302
OCT 18 1279.0 1279.0 1279.0 1279.0 +1.9 1279.4 3 15
DEC 18 1280.9 1280.9 1280.9 1280.9 +1.9 1283.3 1 5,775
JUN 19 - - - - +1.9 1295.7 22 503
DEC 19 - - - - +1.9 1308.1 0 2,239
JUN 20 - - - - +1.9 1318.6 0 284
DEC 20 - - - - +1.9 1330.4 0 695
JUN 21 - - - - +1.9 1342.4 0 17
DEC 21 - - - - +1.9 1355.4 0 5
JUN 22 - - - - +1.9 1368.4 0 5
DEC 22 - - - - +1.9 1382.4 0 5
Total 264,864 459,089

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort